Tom Swift Among The Diamond Makers: Or The Secret Of Phantom Mountain

Released in 1911, this is often the adventures of Tom quick one of the diamond makers and Phantom Mountain.

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To work out what they will do with us. they cannot hold us right here without end. they are going to need to allow us to pass your time. " Following their seize, Folwell and Munson, the latter the stowaway of the airship, were in earnest dialog relating to our neighbors, yet what end they'd reached the adventurers may perhaps in basic terms wager. "And we did not have time to check the diamond-making equipment shut sufficient in order that lets replica it if necessary," complained Tom, a bit later. "No," agreed Mr. Jenks. "There are sure issues approximately it that aren't transparent to me. good, i don't think i will have one other probability to examine it. they will take excellent care of that, although they appear to be on the brink of make extra diamonds. " "Perhaps they'll manufacture a massive batch, after which go away this place," urged Mr. Damon. "They will most likely visit another mystery cave, and go away us right here. " "I wish they untie us sooner than they go away, and provides us anything to eat," remarked the younger inventor. for 2 hours longer the captives lay there, in such a lot uncomfortable positions. Then Folwell and Munson, leaving the gang of diamond makers who have been grouped in regards to the equipment, approached the captives. "Well," remarked Munson, "we received sooner than you finally; did not we. You idea you had our mystery, however it could be an extended whereas prior to you ever make diamonds. " "What are you going to do with us? " requested Tom. "Never brain. You got here the place you had no correct to, and also you needs to take the implications. " "We did have a correct to come back right here! " exclaimed Mr. Jenks. "I am entitled to grasp how the diamonds are made. I paid for the knowledge, and also you tricked me. If ever it really is attainable i will have the entire gang arrested for swindling. " "You'll by no means get the opportunity! " declared Folwell. "You got a few diamonds for the cash you invested, and that makes us sq.. " "No, it does not! " declared Mr. Jenks. "I invested the money to profit find out how to make diamonds, and also you understand it! You tricked me, and that i had a correct to attempt to find your mystery! I approximately have it, too, and i will get it thoroughly ahead of i am performed with you! " "No, you will not! " boasted Folwell. "But we did not come the following to inform you that. We got here to offer you whatever to consume. we are not savages and we are going to deal with you in addition to we will be able to even though you're trespassers. we'll offer you a few grub, yet I alert you that any try to get away will suggest that a few of you'll get harm. " He signalled to a couple of his confederates. those males unbound the captives' fingers, and stood over them whereas they ate a few coarse nutrients that was once introduced into the small cave. They got espresso to drink, after which, while the straightforward meal used to be over, they have been securely sure back, and left to themselves, whereas the diamond makers went again to their equipment. It was once glaring that they have been going to aim an incredible operation, for an surprisingly great quantity of the white stuff used to be ready. The prisoners watched them idly. they can see a few yet no longer all the operations. during this method a number of hours handed.

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